Dealing with special occasions when you have dairy free kids

Navigating special occasions when you have dairy free kids can feel overwhelming and tricky, but it doesn’t need to be! For my lovely peeps who have been here for a while you’ll know my daughter has an intolerance to the protein in cows milk (aka CMPI).  We discovered this when she was about 6 weeks old (after days and days …

The only natural baby bath products I use

Before I had my son natural baby bath products weren’t something I’d ever considered.  I barely used natural products myself. Yet the minute I held his precious little body in my arms I wanted to learn more. I spent time researching (and trialling) natural skin care and 3.5 years and a second baby later I’ve found with three natural baby bath products …

Healthy tiny teddy cookies

This one is for the mums.  The mums with kids who love a good cookie.  And the mums who eat the cookies too (wait, is that just me?). Tiny teddy cookies are one of those Worldwide favourites amongst kids.  To be totally honest, I don’t really remember having them as a kid.  But I do remember looking, somewhat enviously, at my …

How to throw a healthy kid’s birthday party | All the steps you need to know

Mum guilt.  It’s all consuming and overbearing.  And it’s everywhere. Take last Easter as an example.  I decided my son could only have a small piece of his Easter chocolate.  I felt mum guilt for giving him chocolate in the first place and then I felt mum guilt for only letting him have a small amount. Mum guilt sucks. This year …

Easy healthy quinoa porridge | Thermomix and conventional method

It’s no secret.  I love oats.  But even a self-confessed oat-a-holic needs a break every once in a while.  This easy and healthy quinoa porridge is just as nourishing, just as filling and just as delicious.  It also has the added bonus of being totally gluten free! I find that this healthy quinoa porridge is the perfect breakfast f0r those days …